ArtistFirst Radio marks the passing of Herb Gart, the manager of many major music acts since the 1960s. Gart started in the entertainment business in 1962 and continued to discover new talent for the next forty years. Some of Gartís clients include Bill Cosby, Buffy Sainte-Marie, The Youngbloods, Jesse Colin Young, Peter Tork, Don McLean, Andy Breckman, Ashley Cleveland, Felix Pappalardi, Charlie Daniels, Janis Ian, Roy Buchanan, Mississippi John Hurt, Sugar Blue, Brooks Arthur, Tim Hardin, Ed Begley Jr., Karen Harvey, Roxy Dawn and Tony Bird. At the beginning of the new century 15 years ago, many organizations and media listed their Top 100 songs of the 20th century. Four of Gartís records were on almost all the lists. "American Pie" by Don McLean was in the Top 10 on all lists, and McLeans hit "Vincent" was also in the Top 100. "At Seventeen" by Janis Ian made most lists and "Get Together" by The Youngbloods was in the Top 100 on several lists. Click to listen to Herb and John Francis Peters when he was as guest on John's show.
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John talks about his paintings
PEACEFUL VALLEY and WINTER WOODS.
John introduces his listeners to
America's Newest Bluegrass Music Sensation:
John discusses his painting "Torrey Pines"
Guest: Gloria Maria
(Operation Peter Pan) from Cuba
Featuring the music of Combo Libertad - Traditional Cuban
Show #11 February 17, 2016
John talks about his painting "IRIS".
Guest: Honor Finnegan, New York City Folk Singer and Songwriter.
3 songs from her CD are played: "Movie Star", "Swimming", "Take Me".
"Just Alittle Drumming" Michell Walker
Show #10 November 19,2015
Raelee Nicole singer/songwriter
song "TRUTH" from the album "ANSWERS"
MITCHELL WALKER musican/producer
"Just Alittle Drum Along"
Show #9 September 16, 2015
Guest: ROB STONER (musician)
Rob sang and played guitar, bass and piano on many
recordings, including "American Pie" by Don McLean. In 1975, Bob Dylan
hired Rob as his bandleader and opening act for the Rolling Thunder
Revue. He played and sang on several Dylan albums, including Desire,
Biograph, Hard Rain, Live at Budokan and Live 1975, while touring with
He also became the first non-Southerner to release an album on Sun Records. His compositions have been recorded by Link Wray, Johnny Winter, Shirley Bassey, Robert Gordon, and others. Rob has co-written three off-off-Broadway musicals, all of which were staged and produced in New York City. He now lives in Rockland County, NY, where he remains active on the music scene.
Show #8 April 2015
Guest: ED FREEMAN
Producer Don McLean's Album "American Pie".
Producer/Arranger for Allman Brothers, Carly Simon, Tim Hardin, and Tom Rush.
Fine Arts Photographer, artist, photographer, producer, arranger, and author.
Author: (photography) "Desert Realty",,,"Urban Realty".
Music by Roxy Dawn: Nobody Knows I'm In Here and
Couldn't We Just Be Friends
Show #7 March 2015
Susun Weed is an American herbalist, author, and director of the Wise Woman Center located near Woodstock in New York State. She is known for her writing and teaching of what she describes as the "Wise Woman Way" of herbalism. Ms. Weed is the author of the Wise Woman Herbal Series. She believes Herbal Medicine is People's Medicine.
She wrote her first book -- Wise Woman Herbal for the Childbearing Year (now in its 29th printing)-- in 1985.
It was followed by Healing Wise (1989), New Menopausal Years the Wise Woman Way (1992 and revised in 2002), Breast Cancer? Breast Health! The Wise Woman Way (1996) and Down There: Sexual and Reproductive Health the Wise Woman Way.
Show #6 2-18-2015
Guest: TIM BESSELL, artist, surfboard creator
Opening Music: "Just A little Drum Along", Mitchell Walker http://www.didjetellus.com/music/
Music Show #6
1st song: "JUNGLEWAVE"
Artist: Tim Coffman
(c) 2004 written by Tim Coffman, RollTop Music, All Rights Reserved.
2nd song:"E-Z RIDERS"
Tim Coffman Music Info: http://www.rolltopmusic.com/
Show #5 1-21-2015
is an American record producer, recording engineer, electronic music pioneer, audio expert, and film producer. He was an early creative resource at Andy Warhol's "factory" eventually co-producing Ciao! Manhattan.
Most noted for his work with electronic music synthesizer (TONTO) programming for Stevie Wonder (beginning in the 1970s) for award-winning albums including Music of My Mind, Talking Book, Innervisions, Fulfillingness' First Finale and Jungle Fever, all projects which featured Margouleff (with collaborator Malcolm Cecil) as associate producers, engineers and synthesizer programmers. They won a Grammy for engineering the album Innervisions.
He is the founder of Safe Harbor Pictures...Voyaging with the most beautiful and storied tall ships on the seas today, with state-of-the-art film and video productions and multi-media content that will focus on the personal lives, stories and experiences of todayís sailors and the shipsí missions they fulfill. www.safeharborpictures.com
Music on today's show from: Mitchell Walker "The Shaman's Dance" www.didjetellus.com
and "Sweet On You" by the late Roxy Dawn (discovered by Bob Dylan)
This show's painting: "Visitation" Art Room 2 www.JohnFPeters.com
Show #4 12-17-2014
KEN CAILLAT www.kencaillat.com
Grammy winning record producer, father/producer Colbie Caillat
Author of the book: "Making Rumours: The inside story of the classic Fleetwood Mac Album"
Also Featuring Music by the late Roxy Dawn (discovered by Bob Dylan)
for more info:
contact Herb Gart at firstname.lastname@example.org
Show #3 11-19-2014
Featured Painting: Chanting River @ Art Room 3 at www.JohnFPeters.com
Special Guest: Bart Friedman: one of the 1st Video Artists..
member of Videofreexs... 1st video pioneers/pirate tv station.
Theme Music: Contest Song #3...from the album Hear the Beat by Blackfoot Confederacy courtesy of Canyon Records. www.canyonrecords.com All Rights Reserved
"Take Me Down To The River"
Tim Coffman http://www.rolltopmusic.com/
Show #2 10-15-2014
Art Room 1 at www.JohnFPeters.com and
Special Guest Herb Gart, Entertainment Manager
Link for Herb Gart
ArtistFirst Radio marks the passing of Herb Gart, (9/12/2017) the manager of many major music acts since the 1960s. Gart started in the entertainment business in 1962 and continued to discover new talent for the next forty years. Some of Gartís clients include Bill Cosby, Buffy Sainte-Marie, The Youngbloods, Jesse Colin Young, Peter Tork, Don McLean, Andy Breckman, Ashley Cleveland, Felix Pappalardi, Charlie Daniels, Janis Ian, Roy Buchanan, Mississippi John Hurt, Sugar Blue, Brooks Arthur, Tim Hardin, Ed Begley Jr., Karen Harvey, Roxy Dawn and Tony Bird. At the beginning of the new century 15 years ago, many organizations and media listed their Top 100 songs of the 20th century. Four of Gartís records were on almost all the lists. "American Pie" by Don McLean was in the Top 10 on all lists, and McLeans hit "Vincent" was also in the Top 100. "At Seventeen" by Janis Ian made most lists and "Get Together" by The Youngbloods was in the Top 100 on several lists.
Show #1 9-25-2014
Art Room 1 at www.JohnFPeters.com
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